Fritz Sauckel

1894 - 1946

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Ernst Friedrich Christoph "Fritz" Sauckel (27 October 1894 – 16 October 1946) was a German Nazi politician, Gauleiter of Gau Thuringia from 1927 and the General Plenipotentiary for Labour Deployment (Arbeitseinsatz) from March 1942 until the end of the Second World War. Sauckel was among the 24 persons accused in the Nuremberg Trial of the Major War Criminals before the International Military Tribunal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fritz Sauckel has received more than 467,609 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Fritz Sauckel is the 1,125th most popular politician (up from 1,135th in 2019), the 315th most popular biography from Germany (up from 426th in 2019) and the 86th most popular German Politician.

Fritz Saukel is most famous for his work in the field of plant genetics. He was a German botanist and geneticist who was one of the first to explore the relationship between genetics and evolution. He is credited with being the first person to isolate and cultivate the tobacco mosaic virus.

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Among politicians, Fritz Sauckel ranks 1,125 out of 15,710Before him are Henry Clay, Al-Walid I, Chlothar II, Constantine III, Theodora Porphyrogenita, and Alauddin Khalji. After him are Manuel Noriega, Lothair of France, Gordian II, Valdemar II of Denmark, Börte, and David Lloyd George.

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Among people born in 1894, Fritz Sauckel ranks 16Before him are Jean Renoir, Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi, Norbert Wiener, John Ford, Joseph Roth, and Harold Macmillan. After him are Alfred Kinsey, Gala Dalí, Moshe Sharett, Dietrich von Choltitz, Isaac Babel, and Martha Graham. Among people deceased in 1946, Fritz Sauckel ranks 19Before him are John Logie Baird, Wilhelm Frick, Alexander Alekhine, Julius Streicher, Gerhart Hauptmann, and Werner von Blomberg. After him are Karl Haushofer, Gertrude Stein, Draža Mihailović, Andrey Vlasov, Ananda Mahidol, and Ferenc Szálasi.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Fritz Sauckel ranks 315 out of 5,289Before him are Baldur von Schirach (1907), Heinrich Müller (1900), Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928), Christian III of Denmark (1503), Otto Lilienthal (1848), and Hans Eysenck (1916). After him are Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486), Emil Kraepelin (1856), Peter Behrens (1868), Sophie Scholl (1921), Valdemar I of Denmark (1131), and Robert Bosch (1861).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Fritz Sauckel ranks 86Before him are Alexander Van der Bellen (1944), Joachim Gauck (1940), Mayer Amschel Rothschild (1744), Frederick I of Sweden (1676), Baldur von Schirach (1907), and Christian III of Denmark (1503). After him are Valdemar I of Denmark (1131), Karl Haushofer (1869), Gustav Stresemann (1878), Frederick III, Elector of Saxony (1463), Helmut Schmidt (1918), and Wilm Hosenfeld (1895).